Query: Spero, Nancy, 1926-2009
Oral history interview with Nancy Spero
Creators:
Spero, Nancy, 1926-2009
Richards, Judith Olch
Dates:
2008 February 6-July 24
Size:
81 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.spero08
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Nancy Spero conducted 2008 Februay 6-July 24, by Judith Olch Richards, for the Archives of American Art, at the artist's home and studio, in New York, N.Y.

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Nancy Spero interview
Creators:
Lanier, Jessica
Dates:
circa 1976-circa 1984
Size:
50 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.lanijess
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Nancy Spero interview dates from circa 1976-circa 1984 and comprises 50 items. The collection consists of a transcript of an interview conducted with Nancy Spero by Jessica Lanier in 1984, and related printed material regarding Spero and feminist art.

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Nancy Spero papers
Creators:
Spero, Nancy, 1926-2009
Dates:
1940s-2009
Size:
26.4 Linear feet
19.12 Gigabytes
Collection ID:
AAA.spernanc
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of painter, collage artist, and printmaker Nancy Spero measure 26.4 linear feet and 19.12 GB and are dated 1940s-2009. Biographical material, correspondence and other files documenting Spero's personal and professional relationships, interviews and writings, records of Spero's many exhibitions and projects, files highlighting the major subjects that galvanized her, business records, printed and photographic material, and digital and video recordings, offer detailed insight into the career of one of the earliest feminist artists.

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Dee Shapiro research material relating to women artists
Creators:
Shapiro, Dee, 1936-
Dates:
1975-1976
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.shapdee
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Dee Shapiro research material relating to women artists measures 0.2 linear feet and dates from circa 1975-1976. The collection documents Shapiro's research on women artists, some used for an exhibition and book "Breaking the Sex Barrier in the Visual Arts". Included are untranscribed audio recordings containing six interviews on 3 audio cassettes and …

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A.I.R. Gallery records
Creators:
A.I.R. Gallery (New York, N.Y.)
Dates:
1972-1979
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.artiin
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The A.I.R. Gallery records measure 0.4 linear feet and date from 1972 to 1979. The collection sheds light on the early years of the cooperative through gallery by-laws, artist biographies and resumes, the gallery's original building lease, notes from administrative meetings, an A.I.R. Gallery poster, writings on the gallery, exhibition records, and printed material.

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Leon Golub papers
Creators:
Golub, Leon, 1922-2004
Dates:
1930s-2009
Size:
16.5 Linear feet
4.13 Gigabytes
Collection ID:
AAA.goluleon
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of painter, political activist, and educator Leon Golub are dated 1930s-2009 and measure 16.5 linear feet and 4.13 GB. His career as a painter and educator – and, to a far lesser extent, his personal interests and activities – are documented by correspondence, interviews, writings by Golub and other authors, subject files, printed and digital material, and audiovisual recordings. Also included are biographical materials, personal business records, and photographs of Leon Golub and wife Nancy Spero. Posthumously dated items are mostly condolence letters, obituaries, printed material, and inventories of his work.

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Nancy Davidson papers
Creators:
Davidson, Nancy, 1943-
Dates:
1970s-2016
Size:
5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.davinanc
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of New York based interdisciplinary artist Nancy Davidson measure 5 linear feet and date from 1970s-2016. The collection includes biographical material, correspondence, illustrated notebooks and notes, gallery and exhibition files, printed material, photographic material, and two sketchbooks. Nearly one linear foot of correspondence arranged chronologically is both personal and professional. Notable correspondents include Michiko Itatani, Joyce Kozloff, Eunice Lipton, Sabra Moore, and Nancy Spero. Galleries and museums include Marianne Denson Gallery; Museum of Contemporary, Chicago; N.A.M.E. Gallery, of which Davidson was an artist member; the Walker Art Center; and White Columns. Over thirty notebooks capture Davidson's work process, evolution of ideas, related sketches in pen and pencil, reflections from readings and lectures, and notes from critiques with fellow artists Rosemary Mayer, Joyce Kozloff, Ray Yoshida, and Richard Halstead. A large sequence of printed material includes announcements, books, bulletins, newsletters, calendars, clippings, exhibition catalogs, periodicals, press releases, programs, and a few other items of printed matter relating to Davidson's professional career.

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Oral history interview with Dennis Adrian
Creators:
Adrian, Dennis, 1937-
Silverman, Lanny
Dates:
2015 October 8-9
Size:
4 Items (Sound recording: 4 sound files (4 hr., 18 min.), digital, wav)
173 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.adrian15
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview with Dennis Adrian conducted 2015 October 8-9, by Lanny Silverman, for the Archives of American Art's Chicago Art and Artists: Oral History Project, at Adrian's home in Seaside, Oregon.

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